Crohn arthritis/ NYC/ Long island Doc

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   Posted 1/25/2008 11:32 AM (GMT -6)   
Hi.  My main problem is tendon pain in many areas.  My rheumy wants me to see a GI.  I have crohns but haven't been to a GI in a while.  Any recommendations for a good one on LI or NYC?

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   Posted 1/25/2008 12:17 PM (GMT -6)   
Morning Pete, wish I had a name for you but hopefully someone will.
Hang in and take care.
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   Posted 1/25/2008 1:19 PM (GMT -6)   
The ccfa website has some physician referals... maybe check there?

good luck


Karen (Karendee)

Diagnosed w/ Crohn’s Disease  March 2007 On 150mg Azathioprine (generic Imuran), Pentasa, & Entocort (take zofran for nausea now)

Diagnosed w/  Fibromyalgia May 2007 also on Soma

Also have Arthritis, and feel like I am falling apart sometimes...

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   Posted 1/25/2008 2:01 PM (GMT -6)   
great doctor, he may cost alot, but imo he is a great place to start.

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   Posted 1/25/2008 7:01 PM (GMT -6)   
North Shore Gastroenterology at 233 East Shore Road, Great Neck, NY 11023. 516-487-2444. I see Dr Sloyer-very pleased, on the ball, very thorough.
Dx'd 5/07, azasan, florastor, caltrate, fish oil, cod liver oil, bee propolis

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   Posted 1/25/2008 7:32 PM (GMT -6)   
Drs. Katz, Tepper, Bonnapace and Fung Liu located at 1000 Northern Blvd. in Great Neck. I was referred to them by a co-founder of CCFA.

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   Posted 1/25/2008 11:48 PM (GMT -6)   

hey Pete

I live in Queens and travel to Mt Sinai hospital in manhattan, bet madison and 5th ave, 98th to 100st, good GI dept for Crohn's. I see Dr Ullman, very nice guy, thorough, has put me on humira.

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